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Jan 28, 2013 7:00am PST
, believe it or not, little gnomes are taking over oakland's lake merritt area. some people like them. others say they are not welcome. ktvu's brian flores is live in oakland to tell us why a utility company wants to take them all down. what's going on? >> reporter: hey, dave. good morning. well, still no word yet on who this artist is creating these gnomes. believe it or not, they were all over the lake merritt area. this one is on wayne and wesley. it's a 6-inch piece of wood. it's screwed in there in the utility pole but there is a little gnome there. there's also some that have a picture of a mushroom next to it. but they are all over the area right now. but the issue lies with how and where many of these are located. now, these started showing up about a year ago. but the amount is growing in numbers. it's expected to be about00 or so around the lake merritt -- 100 or so around the lake merritt area. there are a few who have vice presidented up -- popped up around coffee shops but the majority end up at the bottom of the pole. pg&e run the poles and they say the gnomes, they have
Jan 23, 2013 6:00am PST
dealing with these five- to ten- minute delays at the lake merritt station in the fremont and dublin-pleasanton directions. otherwise highway 4 a lot of brake lights through antioch. but then once you get past those antioch exits then you're cruising along to concord. there is a look at your drive time through the altamont pass. it's 21 minutes now between the altamont pass and 680. south bay check, no delay. your drive time sensors still showing top speeds including 101, 280 and the guatemala. that's traffic. back to you guys. >> thank you. >>> classes will resume today at a community college down in texas. three people are recovering from a shooting at the lone star college near houston yesterday. witnesses say two men were arguing in a courtyard outside a live bay area. one man pulled a gun and shot the other. that sent everyone around them diving for cover. the target of the shooting is in critical condition. two other people suffered lesser injuries including the suspected gunman, who accidentally shot himself in the leg. >>> right now, sec
Jan 23, 2013 5:00am PST
plans for a dog park at lake merritt. the city is proposing a half acre of snow park at 19th and harrison streets for the park. originally the park was planned for the corner of lakeshore and macarthur. neighbors weren't happy with that. a public hearing for the new location is set up for monday. >>> you will need to get out the umbrella because the rain is returning. >> you know who is happy about that? this guy. >> i never leave home without it. i'm sure you guys are surprised to hear that. i always keep that with me but -- not because i think my forecast could be wrong, by the way. [ laughter ] >> you would know better than most. >> but always am prepared. folks, we have some changes coming our way. the clouds already moving across our skies. our cbs 5 high-def doppler radar showing you some of that moisture making its way into the north bay already although most of that is virga not hitting the ground. throughout the day today, the atmosphere is going to moisten up quite a bit and then it looks like we'll get in a few showers. not
Jan 13, 2013 6:00pm PST
into the 20s overnight. nurseries are covering their more frost vulnerable plants and by lake merritt, casual walk i accompanied by layers of clothing. hundreds of pantsless people rode into san francisco to get a picture taken in front of city hall. it's no pants on b.a.r.t. or muni day. >> because it's fun, normally. with all this cold weather, though. still going to be fun. >> with all these heaters on at night, people are advised to make sure they have a functioning carbon monoxide detector installed. >> for the latest on our weather, let's get to leigh glaser. >> leigh: looks like we just have a few more morning to get through, temperatures hovering at or before the freezing mark and then temperatures moderate. live doppler 7hd showing you clear sky. the clouds out there, well to the north of us, and clouds just off the coast and it will be clear overnight this evening. it was cold this morning, wasn't it? here's a look at some temperatures, from this morning. 24, santa rosa. 38, san francisco, oakland, 35. 25 degrees this morning in livermore. 28 in redwood city. san jose, 26 degrees, a
Jan 28, 2013 12:00pm PST
the lake merritt neighborhood. they hand interaed on six-inch blocks. many are screwed on power poles. a pg&e spokesperson said the gnomes need to be removed so they didn't inspire others to place things on the utility utility's property that could compromise the integrity of the equipment. however, some people we talked to said the gnomes bring a smile to their face. >> i like the gnomes. i think they are super-cute. i don't see anything wrong with them being there. i like that somebody hand painted them and took the time. >> it's not yet known who is responsible for -- the for the gnomes. >>> we have information about how long the dreamliners might be grounded. dreamliner flights have been canceled through at least february 19th. investigators have shifted the probe from the plane's batteries to a system that monitors charging and the temperature on those patries. since the planes are grounded, 643 domestic flights and 19 a international flights have been canceled. at san jose airport, airline officials are shifting dreamliner travelers to sfo and offering a shuttle system to get them the
Jan 8, 2013 5:00pm PST
night. the water damaged every floor of that building on second avenue near lake merritt. damage significant enough, the staff will have to move to another building during repairs. >>> a close call at a landmark shopping center in palo alto. the car you see there drove into one of the stores at town & country village on el camino real. it happened just after 2 p.m. luckily nobody was hurt. police still investigating what happened though. >>> and a moraga teen is a step closer to become an eagle scout. ryan andresen's application was rejected last fall because he is gay. that led to an online petition that was signed by half a million people and that led to a hearing before an official eagle board of review. this week the borden doored ryan's application and sent it on for national approval. >>> well, if you think it's been chilly this winter, just wait. cbs 5 chief meteorologist paul deanno says an arctic blast is coming. >> first after, it has been chilly this winter, already several times. but now we're talking about going from chilly to co
Jan 8, 2013 6:00pm PST
of lake merritt, we're looking at 56 degrees. sonoma 56. petaluma 55. sausalito for your wednesday 54 degrees. extended forecast, showers late tomorrow. that's it for the rain. this is not a rainy pattern but it is going to be chilly. thursday inland upper 40s for highs. that's cold for us. friday sunny but chilly after that cold start. highs in the low 50s. we'll moderate very slowly through the weekend mid-50s saturday and sunday, back to the upper 50s by next monday and tuesday. sports is next. ♪ secondhand smoke affects everyone's health. it's not just irritating. it can cause heart disease and even death. speak up about secondhand smoke. your health and the health of your family depend on it. it will be a homecoming saturday night for packers >>> i'm excited. stephen curry bobblehead tonight for the warriors. i'm excited about football this week. it will be a homecoming for packers quarterback aaron rodgers. he will make his first-ever start at candlestick park. >> going to be fun. i went to a few baseball games there growing up and saw a g
Jan 29, 2013 4:00am PST
oakland's lake merritt may be moving. the gnomes are hand-painted by a local artist on small piece of wood that are then screwed onto the bottom of pg&e utility poles. while they're popular with neighbor the residents, their potentially problematic for pg&e. utility officials say the knowns to threaten the integrity of power poles blocked access to his crews. pg&e has agreed not to destroy an unknown, and instead plans to work with the city and local businesses to find a new home. we will be back with >> temperatures will be mid '60s right up to saturday. we may have showers come sunday. we will not worry about that until we get there. in the meantime let us enjoy the price neared springlike weather. >> annie. >> a humble nickel from 1913 to be worth millions when it goes up for auction this spring. the 1913 liberty head nickel is one of only five known to exist. some expected to sell for $2.5 million or more. the design is unique because the u.s. officially switched to the buffalo head nickel that year, but a u.s. mid worker is suspected of making a handful of old design with the new year
Jan 27, 2013 9:00am EST
-cutting both across generic and branded. - well, mark merritt of the pharmaceutical care management association certainly agrees that we're seeing a shift here. so let's just listen to another point that he wanted to make on this issue. - the nineties are over, and those blockbusters are gone. the pipelines are dry. brand companies have to make money wherever they can, and if that means competing against generics for cents on the dollar or a small percentage of what they're used to making they're gonna do it. - all right. so, professor shondelmeyer, you have said that maybe the drug companies, the old model of depending on a blockbuster may not work anymore, that they may need new models for profitability. - that's true. i think both financially, as well as innovation-wise, the old models of finding new small molecules that are substantial therapeutic advances and that are the first in their class, i think we will continue to find some but not as many, and so that life cycle is kind of reaching its peak of finding new drugs the old way, but the financial
Jan 2, 2013 6:00am EST
of the house was provided by governor cuomo, governor christie, merritt blob, everybody played -- mayor bloomberg, everybody played by the rules except tonight. indefensible. we have a moral obligation. the people are out of their homes, the people who are cold, the people without food, the people who have lost their jobs, they don't have the time to wait. we cannot just walk away from our responsibilities. >> and the senate had passed a $60.4 billion sandy disaster aid bill last week. the current session comes to an end today after the new congress gets sworn in. legislation does not, though, carry over from session to session. so consideration of an aid bill would have to start all over again if nothing is scheduled before then. joe? >> back and forth on this was whether it's direct aid or not, in the house they said that there were things that were tagged on. things for like aid for fisheries in alaska that they didn't want to see the aid. they want it to be aid that would go directly -- earmarks is what blew this one up. but it's kind of shocking when you realize that that was what,
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